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Nice to see an old landmark (Holly theater) preserved. A constantly growing and changing layout... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2016
Steven D
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Genesee, Michigan
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Your family will love the trains and the scenery that has been time and time again looks real and... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2016
Debbie D
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“A great place to visit for all ages”
Aug 14, 2016
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104 N Saginaw St, Holly, MI 48442-1405
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Reviewed November 25, 2013

Even if you don't like trains,. this is a place you have to see. very friendly and very complex.. It is run by volunteers. The train run in different directions, very nice set up..we visit it a lease once a year.. Don't miss out it...More

2  Thank tweetycoombs1
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

The Detroit Model RR Club has a very large 2-Rail O-Scale layout set in an old movie theater. This layout has great scenery and structures, and trains are always running during their many open houses. A great way to spend an hour. The club members...More

1  Thank BBDY
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Nice to see an old landmark (Holly theater) preserved. A constantly growing and changing layout, all done in O-scale. Young children love the motion and the sound of seeing trains run through mountains, into tunnels, and small towns. Volunteers are friendly and willing to answer...More

Thank Steven D
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Your family will love the trains and the scenery that has been time and time again looks real and is Very interesting!

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed December 2, 2013

Everything a kid loves...trains, movement, little towns and a huge, huge layout. If you're into model trains or want to take the kids if they like model trains this is the place. It's a huge layout with a number of small towns, tunnels, hills and...More

Thank salleng56
Reviewed November 30, 2013

My granddaughters enjoyed it so much. Even if you don't like trains you would enjoy this, just seeing all the detailed work that went into this set up. Only open a few months out of the year, so make a point to go see it...More

1  Thank Dee R
Reviewed November 25, 2013

Even if you don't like trains,. this is a place you have to see. very friendly and very complex.. It is run by volunteers. The train run in different directions, very nice set up..we visit it a lease once a year.. Don't miss out it...More

2  Thank tweetycoombs1
Reviewed October 2, 2013

Very complex and detailed ho train set up. All run by volunteers. Lakes, mountains and switch tracks. People to show you around and answer your questions.

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed August 10, 2013

This place is a model train lovers delight! It's proof the only difference between men and boys are the price of their toys! It's great to see people who enjoy a hobby and sharing it with others., watching all the trains is mezmerizing! Choo Choo!

1  Thank Shirl D
Reviewed June 19, 2013

Even if it's not your thing, you should go. Take the kids and the camera. It’s really amazing all the work and detail that has gone into the model railroad display they have.

1  Thank MEL K
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